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Naming the Moons of Pluto
July 7, 2013 | BBC

The International Astronomical Union has approved names for two recently discovered moons of Pluto. They will be named Kerberos and Styx, conforming with a requirement that their names be derived from Greek or Roman mythology.

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Magmatic Water on Moon’s Surface
November 6, 2013 | USGS
"Scientists have detected magmatic water — water that originates from deep within the Moon's interior — on the surface of the Moon." Quoted from the USGS press release.

Fossil Lizards Named After Jim Morrison and President Obama
June 7, 2013 | BBC
A trend in naming fossil lizards after famous people include: Obamadon gracilis and Barbaturex morrisoni.

715 New Planets!
March 4, 2014 | NASA
"NASA's Kepler mission announced Wednesday the discovery of 715 new planets. These newly verified worlds orbit 305 stars, revealing multiple-planet systems much like our own solar system." Quoted from the NASA press release.

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